Bradley ‘Brad’ R. Pitney ’57 of Houston, Texas, died April 27, 2011. Born in 1928 in Chicago, Brad grew up in Minnesota. After studying at the University of Minnesota and before serving with the U.S. Army in Korea, he married Carolyn Alice Paul. In 1953, following his discharge, Brad attended Mines, where he earned a professional degree in geophysical engineering and played on the tennis team. After graduation, he joined Chevron and was transferred to Houston in 1959. Brad was an avid dove hunter, tennis player, golfer and bridge player. He loved shooting pool, throwing horseshoes, being with family and friends, traveling and a good joke. He is survived by his son, Scott; daughter Michelle McGinnis; and seven grandchildren.